On This Day

What Happened on January 12, 1863

Historical Events

  • President Davis delivers his "State of Confederacy" address

Famous Birthdays

  • Swami Vivekananda, Indian Hindu spiritual leader and a key figure in the introduction of Yoga to the Western world, born in Kolkata, India (d. 1902)
1863 Highlights

About January 12, 1863

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 7 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn